Legal Administrative AssistantEmployment
According to ISEEK, Minnesota's career, education and job resource, employment for paralegals and legal assistants is expected to grow 15.5 percent in Minnesota by the year 2020. ISEEK: "There will be a need for about 1,170 new Paralegals and Legal Assistants to meet market demand between 2010-2020. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth."
Graduates secure employment in entry-level positions such as judicial assistant, probate paralegal, legal assistant and real estate paralegal.
Potential Job Titles
- Legal Administrative Assistant
- Law Secretary
- Legal Secretary
Salary Data *
- Average Wage: $26.81/hour
- Top Earners: $39.97/hour
* Source: ISEEK: Minneapolis-St. Paul seven-county metro area, 2014